The Northampton Arts Council works to support and nurture the arts in the city of Northampton. The Council awards grants twice each year to artists and arts groups from both state and locally-raised funds, and seeks to improve public awareness of the arts. Its' goals include maintaining and preserving the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Northampton, programming such annual events of interest to the community as First Night Northampton and Transperformance.

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Call to Artists: Inspire & Be Inspired

Call to Artists: Inspire & Be Inspired

Girls Inc. & Plunge Arts invites Holyoke artists to participate in a Connect with Art Workshop.

This one day workshop will bring Holyoke artists together with young students who attend the Girls Inc. afterschool and summer camp programs. Each artist will be paired with two or three girls and given the chance to share the work they do, their inspiration, and skills through art-making activities.

What you give:
- One morning to make art and connect with a small group of girls in the beautiful ballroom at Holyoke City Hall

What you get:
- The chance to inspire and engage with local young people through your art
- Participation in a group exhibition at Paper City Gallery in Holyoke
- A new connection with Holyoke artists and organizations
- Support from Plunge Arts to consider how to share your work & inspiration with the students

For more information & to apply, please visit
For more information about Girls Inc. please visit
Application due 8/10/16

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